Broadening possibilities by expanding the theoretical richness of the social construction of technology
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Social Epistemology 19 (2 & 3):255 – 259 (2005)
The is a possibility to expand the theoretical understandings behind the social construction of technology (SCOT). By reconfiguring the processes of modelization involved in SCOT, metamodelization will admit the subpolitics involved in SCOT and expand the cosmopolitical and ecological awareness involved in our model-making activities. This essay contests the politics of SCOT in order to increase its theoretical richness and acceptability to broader audiences.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Barry Allen (2008). Artifice and Design: Art and Technology in Human Experience. Cornell University Press.
Stephen Cutcliffe (2006). Chapter 25: Postmodernism and the Social Construction of Technology. Techné 10 (2):253-269.
Graeme Kirkpatrick (2008). Technology and Social Power. Palgrave Macmillan.
David J. Stump (2000). Socially Constructed Technology. Inquiry 43 (2):217 – 224.
Carol Lynn Alpert (2011). Broadening and Deepening the Impact: A Theoretical Framework for Partnerships Between Science Museums and STEM Research Centres. Social Epistemology 23 (3):267-281.
Wade Rowland (2005). Recognizing the Role of the Modern Business Corporation in the "Social Construction" of Technology. Social Epistemology 19 (2 & 3):287 – 313.
Adrian Mackenzie (2005). Problematising the Technological: The Object as Event? Social Epistemology 19 (4):381 – 399.
Ted Striphas (2005). Cracking the Code: Technology, Historiography, and the "Back Office" of Mass Culture. Social Epistemology 19 (2 & 3):261 – 282.
Lee Humphreys (2005). Reframing Social Groups, Closure, and Stabilization in the Social Construction of Technology. Social Epistemology 19 (2 & 3):231 – 253.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads4 ( #247,771 of 1,096,955 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #106,891 of 1,096,955 )
How can I increase my downloads?